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    DescriptionThe tenth-anniversary edition of the definitive account of the Enron scandal, updated with a new chapter The Enron scandal brought down one of the most admired companies of the 1990s. Countless books and articles were written about it, but only "The Smartest Guys in the Room "holds up a decade later as the definitive narrative. For this tenth anniversary edition, McLean and Elkind have revisited the fall of Enron and its aftermath, in a new chapter that asks why Enron still matters. They also reveal the fates of the key players in the scandal.


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    Title
    The Smartest Guys in the Room
    Subtitle
    The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Bethany McLean, By (author) Peter Elkind, Foreword by Joe Nocera
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 480
    Width: 145 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 36 mm
    Weight: 499 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781591846604
    ISBN 10: 1591846609
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17820
    BIC E4L: BUS
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S4.2
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    BIC subject category V2: KFFM, LNCD
    B&T General Subject: 180
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: BE
    B&T Approval Code: A48180000
    Libri: I-BE
    DC22: 333.790973
    BISAC V2.8: BUS036000, BUS077000
    DC21: 333.790973
    BISAC V2.8: BUS023000
    DC22: 333.79/0973
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    B&T Approval Code: G45700000
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    LC classification: HD9502.U54 E5763 2013
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    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    Penguin Putnam Inc
    Imprint name
    PORTFOLIO
    Publication date
    17 December 2013
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Bethany McLean and Peter Elkind collaborated on this book when they both were "Fortune "senior writers. McLean, a former investment banking analyst for Goldman Sachs, is now a contributing editor to "Vanity Fair" and lives in Chicago. Elkind, an award-winning investigative reporter, is now an editor-at-large for "Fortune "and lives in Fort Worth, Texas.
    Review quote
    "The best book about the Enron debacle to date." "--BusinessWeek" "The authors write with power and finesse. Their prose is effortless, like a sprinter floating down the track." "--USA Today" "Well-reported and well-written." --Warren Buffett